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Saft Groupe SA (SAFT) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review

Saft Groupe SA (SAFT) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review

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  • Business description – A detailed description of the company’s operations and business divisions.
  • Corporate strategy – Analyst’s summarization of the company’s business strategy.
  • SWOT Analysis – A detailed analysis of the company’s strengths, weakness, opportunities and threats.
  • Company history – Progression of key events associated with the company.
  • Major products and services – A list of major products, services and brands of the company.
  • Key competitors – A list of key competitors to the company.
  • Key employees – A list of the key executives of the company.
  • Executive biographies – A brief summary of the executives’ employment history.
  • Key operational heads – A list of personnel heading key departments/functions.
  • Important locations and subsidiaries – A list and contact details of key locations and subsidiaries of the company.
  • Detailed financial ratios for the past five years – The latest financial ratios derived from the annual financial statements published by the company with 5 years history.
  • Interim ratios for the last five interim periods – The latest financial ratios derived from the quarterly/semi-annual financial statements published by the company for 5 interims history.
Highlights

Saft Groupe SA (Saft) is a designer, developer, and manufacturer of batteries. The company produces non-rechargeable and rechargeable batteries thorough nickel, primary lithium, lithium-ion, and other technologies. It offers systems integration, and various turnkey solutions ranging from installation to commissioning services; and preventive and corrective maintenance, refurbishment, and recycling training. Saft also supplies silver batteries for conventional defense applications such as electric torpedoes. The company serves energy storage and renewables, railways, defense, industrial standby, space, aviation, medical, telecom, motive power and vehicles, oil and gas, marine, electronics, and utility metering markets across Europe, North America, Asia and Oceania, the Middle East and Africa, and South America. Saft is headquartered in Paris, Ile-de-France, France.

Saft Groupe SA Key Recent Developments

Apr 04, 2016: Michel Delville appointed Chief Financial Officer of Saft
Mar 30, 2016: Saft doubles its production capacity in China with a new larger advanced technology facility in Zhuhai
Mar 23, 2016: Saft and Rolls Royce to deliver hybrid power system for innovative Norwegian vessel
Mar 15, 2016: Saft lithium-ion battery systems enable domestic renewable energy generation in Puerto Rico
Mar 08, 2016: Saft lithium-ion batteries to power GOES-T & U weather satellites for NOAA

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Section 1 - About the Company
Saft Groupe SA - Key Facts
Saft Groupe SA - Key Employees
Saft Groupe SA - Key Employee Biographies
Saft Groupe SA - Major Products and Services
Saft Groupe SA - History
Saft Groupe SA - Company Statement
Saft Groupe SA - Locations And Subsidiaries
Head Office
Other Locations & Subsidiaries
Joint Venture
Section 2 – Company Analysis
Saft Groupe SA - Business Description
Saft Groupe SA - Corporate Strategy
Saft Groupe SA - SWOT Analysis
SWOT Analysis - Overview
Saft Groupe SA - Strengths
Strength - Focused R&D Activities
Strength - Business Performance: Primary and Rechargeable Batteries
Strength - Net Working Capital
Saft Groupe SA - Weaknesses
Weakness - Cost Inefficiency
Weakness - Business Performance: Nickel Battery Solutions
Saft Groupe SA - Opportunities
Opportunity - Expansion of Business in Japan
Opportunity - Robot Sector: China
Opportunity - Energy Storage Systems: Saudi Arabia
Saft Groupe SA - Threats
Threat - Foreign Exchange Risk
Threat - Nickel Price Fluctuations
Threat - Rapid Technological Changes
Saft Groupe SA - Key Competitors
Section 3 – Company Financial Ratios
Financial Ratios - Capital Market Ratios
Financial Ratios - Annual Ratios
Performance Chart
Financial Performance
Financial Ratios - Interim Ratios
Financial Ratios - Ratio Charts
Section 4 – Company’s Power Financial Deals and Alliances
Saft Groupe SA, Power, Deals By Year, 2010 to YTD 2016
Saft Groupe SA, Power, Deals By Type, 2010 to YTD 2016
Saft Groupe SA, Clean Technology, Deals By Year, 2010 to YTD 2016
Saft Groupe SA, Clean Technology, Deals By Type, 2010 to YTD 2016
Saft Groupe SA, Recent Deals Summary
Section 5 – Company’s Recent Developments
Apr 04, 2016: Michel Delville appointed Chief Financial Officer of Saft
Mar 30, 2016: Saft doubles its production capacity in China with a new larger advanced technology facility in Zhuhai
Mar 23, 2016: Saft and Rolls Royce to deliver hybrid power system for innovative Norwegian vessel
Mar 15, 2016: Saft lithium-ion battery systems enable domestic renewable energy generation in Puerto Rico
Mar 08, 2016: Saft lithium-ion batteries to power GOES-T & U weather satellites for NOAA
Feb 29, 2016: Saft launches the world’s most powerful nickel-based battery to ensure that backup generators start first-time, every-time
Feb 29, 2016: Saft America’s Advanced Lithium-ion Battery Manufacturing Plant
Feb 22, 2016: Saft Strengthens its Presence in Asia by Opening a New Subsidiary in Japan
Feb 18, 2016: Saft launches new modular rack design providing 8.7 MW of battery capability for SEPTA subway line
Feb 18, 2016: 2015 full-year results: Saft
Section 6 – Appendix
Methodology
Ratio Definitions
About GlobalData
Contact Us
Disclaimer
List of Tables
Saft Groupe SA, Key Facts
Saft Groupe SA, Key Employees
Saft Groupe SA, Key Employee Biographies
Saft Groupe SA, Major Products and Services
Saft Groupe SA, History
Saft Groupe SA, Other Locations
Saft Groupe SA, Subsidiaries
Saft Groupe SA, Joint Venture
Saft Groupe SA, Key Competitors
Saft Groupe SA, Ratios based on current share price
Saft Groupe SA, Annual Ratios
Saft Groupe SA, Interim Ratios
Saft Groupe SA, Power, Deals By Year, 2010 to YTD 2016
Saft Groupe SA, Power, Deals By Type, 2010 to YTD 2016
Saft Groupe SA, Clean Technology, Deals By Year, 2010 to YTD 2016
Saft Groupe SA, Clean Technology, Deals By Type, 2010 to YTD 2016
Saft Groupe SA, Recent Deals Summary
Currency Codes
Capital Market Ratios
Equity Ratios
Profitability Ratios
Cost Ratios
Liquidity Ratios
Leverage Ratios
Efficiency Ratios
List of Figures
Saft Groupe SA, Performance Chart (2011 - 2015)
Saft Groupe SA, Ratio Charts
Saft Groupe SA, Power, Deals By Year, 2010 to YTD 2016
Saft Groupe SA, Power, Deals by Type, 2010 to YTD 2016
Saft Groupe SA, Clean Technology, Deals By Year, 2010 to YTD 2016
Saft Groupe SA, Clean Technology, Deals by Type, 2010 to YTD 2016

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